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Table 2 Demographic Features of Women Enrolled in the Maternal Newborn Health Registry 2010-2013

From: The Global Network Maternal Newborn Health Registry: a multi-national, community-based registry of pregnancy outcomes

  Argentina Guatemala Zambia Kenya Pakistan Nagpur Belgaum Total
Pregnant women, N 9,944 30,806 28,176 36,509 51,794 41,678 84,589 283,496
Maternal age, N (%)         
< 20 2,684 (27.1) 5,067 (16.5) 7,116 (25.3) 7,869 (21.9) 2,018 (3.9) 833 (2.0) 8,134 (9.6) 33,721 (11.9)
20-35 6,447 (65.2) 22,467 (73.0) 18,757 (66.8) 26,545 (73.9) 46,682 (90.5) 40,693 (97.7) 76,214 (90.2) 237,805 (84.2)
> 35 760 (7.7) 3,252 (10.6) 2,221 (7.9) 1,524 (4.2) 2,905 (5.6) 120 (0.3) 163 (0.2) 10,945 (3.9)
Education, N (%)         
No formal education 254 (2.6) 5,983 (19.4) 2,922 (10.5) 1,110 (3.1) 42,879 (83.1) 1,269 (3.0) 17,224 (20.5) 71,641 (25.4)
Primary 6,146 (62.7) 19,436 (63.1) 15,412 (55.1) 25,637 (71.3) 3,908 (7.6) 7,233 (17.4) 27,884 (33.2) 105,656 (37.5)
Secondary 3,258 (33.2) 5,037 (16.4) 9,123 (32.6) 7,897 (22.0) 3,028 (5.9) 24,761 (59.5) 31,101 (37.0) 84,205 (29.9)
University+ 152 (1.5) 333 (1.1) 500 (1.8) 1,303 (3.6) 1,767 (3.4) 8,363 (20.1) 7,745 (9.2) 20,163 (7.2)
Parity, N (%)         
0 3,232 (32.8) 8,618 (28.0) 7,609 (27.1) 9,046 (25.2) 10,749 (20.8) 19,941 (47.9) 35,742 (42.5) 94,937 (33.7)
1-2 3,831 (38.9) 11,010 (35.7) 10,554 (37.5) 13,881 (38.6) 16,563 (32.1) 20,623 (49.5) 42,672 (50.8) 119,134 (42.2)
> 2 2,794 (28.3) 11,171 (36.3) 9,944 (35.4) 13,020 (36.2) 24,341 (47.1) 1,103 (2.6) 5,657 (6.7) 68,030 (24.1)
Mean (std) 1.9 (2.2) 2.4 (2.6) 2.1 (2.0) 2.2 (2.1) 3.0 (2.8) 0.7 (0.8) 0.9 (1.0) 1.7 (2.1)